Bouc-Bel-Air tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bouc-Bel-Air: highlights and tourist information

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Bouc-Bel-Air is situated in the Bouches-du-Rhone department and Provence region, in the south-east of France at 18 kilometres from Marseille, the department capital (general information: Bouc-Bel-Air is 645 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aix-en-Provence at 9 km and Marseille at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouc-Bel-Air, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bouc-Bel-Air in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bouches-du-Rhone

Map of places to visit near Bouc-Bel-Air

Markets in and near Bouc-Bel-Air

Market days in Bouc-Bel-Air: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Bouc-Bel-Air: market Sunday (0km)
  • Gardanne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Aix-en-Provence: market every day except Sunday (9km)
  • Fuveau: market Thursday & Monday (12km)
  • Allauch: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Marignane: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Marseille: market every day (18km)
  • Auriol: market Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Berre-l'Etang: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Chateauneuf-les-Martigues: market Friday (21km)

More information about Bouc-Bel-Air, Provence

Tourist attractions near Bouc-Bel-Air, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Bouc-Bel-Air.

Grand sites of France

  • Montagne Sainte-Victoire (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau d'If (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Silvacane (La Roque-d'Antheron) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'Albertas (0km)
  • Jardin d'Eguilles (14km)
  • Parc du 26e Centenaire (19km)
  • Parc Longchamp (21km)
  • Parc Borély (21km)
  • Jardin de la Magalone (21km)
  • Jardin du château de Val Joanis (28km)
  • Parc municipal du Mugel (35km)
  • Jardin à la française du Pavillon de Galon (36km)
  • Jardin de la Louve (42km)
  • Jardin de l'Alchimiste (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Calanque (27km)
  • Cap Canaille (28km)
  • Cap Canaille (Cassis) (31km)
  • Massif de la Sainte-Baume (31km)
  • Calanque de Figuerolles (35km)
  • Parc du Mugel (35km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (38km)
  • Gorges de Régalon (38km)
  • Verdon (rivière) (40km)
  • Embouchure - Verdon (40km)
  • Barrage de Gréoux (53km)
  • Lac d'Esparron (54km)
  • Mont Faron (55km)
  • Cap Sicié (57km)
  • Cap Sicié (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • OK Corral (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Zoo de La Barben (26km)
  • Zoo du Mont Faron (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouc-Bel-Air

Canton: Gardanne

Arrondissement: Aix-en-Provence

Department: Bouches-du-Rhone

Region: Provence

Postcode: 13320

Distance to Bouc-Bel-Air

from Marseille (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 645 km

from Calais: 876 km

from Nice: 152 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 598 km

Getting here

Bouc-Bel-Air is in the south-east of France. Most visitors fly into the airport at Marseille or drive from the UK with a journey time of around 10-11 hours. For driving distances to Bouc-Bel-Air from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cabries, Gardanne, Septemes-les-Vallons and Simiane-Collongue.

This page in French: Visiter Bouc-Bel-Air